July 17, 1981: Day of the Week
July 17, 1981 was the 198th day of the year 1981 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 167 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Kin'yōbi.
A person born on this day will be 42 years old today. If that same person saved a Half dollar every day starting at age 4, then by now that person has accumulated $7,012.50 today.
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Here’s the July 1981 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1981 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Cancer is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Ruby is the modern birthstone for this month. Ruby is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Rooster is the mythical animal and Metal is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
July 17, 1981 Historical Event(s)
- 1981A structural failure leads to the collapse of a walkway at the Hyatt Regency in Kansas City, Missouri killing 114 people and injuring more than 200.
- 1981The opening of the Humber Bridge by HM The Queen in England.
Who were born on July 17, 1981?
- 1981Elpida Romantzi, Greek archer
- 1981Hely Ollarves, Venezuelan track and field athlete
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